A reaction torque transducer is attached to a movable tail stock
mounted on a linear slide.
For Dayton Forging & Heat Treating, it's a matter of making sure it has the right torque on the tail stock
to load up the face driver and not overload it.
The VARIOTURN benefits from an infinitely adjustable tail stock
saddle which is locked securely in place by a pneumatic locking system.
More convincing than ever the TWIN 42 with its totally new top-of-the line technology Traverse stroke of the counter spindle -- tail stock
combination as NC axis with 787 ipm rapid traverse can be placed in any desired position and facilitates eccentric turning operations.
Both the center stock and tail stock
are movable; so a very long part could be made by backing off the tail stock
and using the center stock as the tail stock
A recent rope mark was visible around the tail stock
PHOTO : motor, linear scale digital readout for cross slide movement, air-operated tail stock